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About the Program

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance® (TJQMBB) is a research-based balance training regimen designed for older adults at risk of falling and people with balance disorders. Fuzhong Li, Ph.D., a Senior Scientist at Oregon Research Institute, developed the program.

Although its origin can be traced to the contemporary simplified 24-form Tai Ji Quan routine, TJQMBB represents a significant paradigm shift in the application of Tai Ji Quan, moving the focus from its historical use as a martial art or recreational activity to propagating health by addressing common, but potentially debilitating, functional impairments/deficits.

This unique training approach is the culmination of a systematic series of scientific studies to improve efficacy, utility, and community and clinical relevance. To learn more about the program please check out our Publications page.

Events Calendar

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  • Spokane WA Instructor Workshop

    Spokane WA Instructor Workshop

    All day
    2019-06-01-2019-06-02

    For more info please visit www.betterbalance.net

  • Instructor Level 1 Workshop in Spokane, WA

    Instructor Level 1 Workshop in Spokane, WA

    All day
    2019-06-01-2019-06-02

    •Spokane, WA Instructor Level-1 Workshop – June 1 & 2, 2019
    www.betterbalance.net

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  • Spokane WA Instructor Workshop

    Spokane WA Instructor Workshop

    All day
    2019-06-02-2019-06-02

    For more info please visit www.betterbalance.net

  • Instructor Level 1 Workshop in Spokane, WA

    Instructor Level 1 Workshop in Spokane, WA

    All day
    2019-06-02-2019-06-02

    •Spokane, WA Instructor Level-1 Workshop – June 1 & 2, 2019
    www.betterbalance.net

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  • Instructor Training Workshop at ORI

    Instructor Training Workshop at ORI

    All day
    2019-06-22-2019-06-23

    Instructor: LinLin Choy
    e-mail contact: linlinchoy@gmail.com

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  • Instructor Training Workshop at ORI

    Instructor Training Workshop at ORI

    All day
    2019-06-23-2019-06-23

    Instructor: LinLin Choy
    e-mail contact: linlinchoy@gmail.com

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  • Enhanced Training Course at ORI

    Enhanced Training Course at ORI

    All day
    2019-06-24

    Instructor: LinLin Choy
    e-mail contact: linlinchoy@gmail.com

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Latest News

  • Welcome to the new TJQMBB site!

    We hope you enjoy the new, mobile-friendly tjqmbb.org site – if you previously had an account on tjqmbb.org, you should go to ‘Log In/Register’ in the top menu, select ‘Log In’, and on the login page, click the red text that directs you to reset...

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